I love paper piecing, but I had never used washi tape to do it, before I made this card.
The envelope has been stamped twice on white card, paper pieced with washi tape, some finer lines re-marked with a black ink pen.
The clear buttons,tiny craft peg & die cut note have also been covered with washi tape, excess trimmed.
After assembling all the elements, pleat washi tape across the lower edge of card, press firmly to adhere in place. Tie twine over the top, add a twine bow.
This nearly qualified for the MIX41, but then I realised the doily was made of paper :(
And for the Time central theme: use washi tape when you are short on time - it's so quick and easy to use!
Published in Australian Stamping, Cardmaking & Papercraft magazine.
Date: Monday, November 11, 2013 GMT Views: 765
Registered: October 21, 2010 Location: in the okanagan in b.c. canada Posts: 10492
Mon, Nov 11, 2013 @ 12:56 PM
How precious....love this lil kitty all tucked in that pretty envelope. Was going to say wow such neat buttons too....will have to try that tape...just got some now...TY for the time tip...might be helpful.....now jsut to work on the decision factors...lol....Lovely here...so soft and pretty....TFS..:0)
------------------------------ We as people are raindrops of colorful ink , falling down Crisp and Clear, each a different shade more vibrant then the last, but once we realize at the bottom of an endless abyss we all fall into the same inkpot forming one color, only then can we come together as one My son.
Registered: March 11, 2008 Location: Sacramento, California Posts: 39808
Mon, Nov 11, 2013 @ 3:34 PM
How sweet is this! VERY!!! Love the little cat image and those amazing buttons. Everything about this just oozes with preciousness. Love it! TFS :0)
------------------------------ Cathy B aka: Mutnik ....or is it Nutmeg?! I get so confused!
Smile.......people will wonder what you are up to! :0)
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Registered: March 15, 2012 Location: Alabama Posts: 11086
Mon, Nov 11, 2013 @ 10:22 PM
Oh my gosh! So VERY pretty!!! I love your adorable card!!! Your have the loveliest washi tapes I have ever seen and your kitty stamp is so CUTE! Love how you did your buttons too! Congrats on being published, so awesome!!!